Rebecca Gratz to Sarah (Sally) Gratz, September 28, 1800

Rebecca writes to her sister Sarah (Sally) about the travel plans and health of family and friends, and reflects on the themes of a ballad.

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Title:Rebecca Gratz to Sarah (Sally) Gratz
Author:Rebecca Gratz
Recipient:Sarah (Sally) Gratz
Origin:Philadelphia, PA
Destination:Baltimore, MD
Date:1800-09-28
Language:English
Description:Letter. 1 sheet.
Subject
(Personal Name):
Gratz, Rebecca, 1781-1869
Gratz, Sarah (Sally), 1779-1817
Etting, Frances Gratz, 1771-1852
Etting, Shinah Solomon, 1744-1822
Solomon, Myer, 1740-1800
Solomon, Hyah Catherine Bush, 1761-1825
%Mr. Caldwell, Baltimore
Fenno, John Ward, 1779-1802
Hoffman, Maria Fenno, 1781-1823
Moore, Thomas?
%Mr. Rutter, ?-1800, Baltimore
%Mrs. Rutter
Hays, Richea Gratz, 1774-1858
Gratz, Benjamin, 1792-1884
Gratz, Jacob, 1790-1856
Gratz, Barnard, 1738-1801
%the Hamiltons (neighbors)
%the Miss Jones
Bache, Sophia Burrell Dallas, 1784-1860
Pepper, Mary Catherine Seckel, 1780-1861
%Leiper, Patty
Ewing, Margaret (Peggy), 1779-1809
%Davidson, Mary
Gratz, Joseph, 1785-1858
Subject
(Geographic):
New York, NY
Baltimore, MD
Bloomfield, NJ
Trenton, NJ
Lancaster, PA
York, PA
Subject
(Topical):
Health
Death
Weather
Literature
Travel
Children
Housing
Social scene
Holidays
Religous holiday
Yom Kippur
Provenance:The Rosenbach Museum & Library
Publisher:Gratz College
Citation
for Scan:
Rebecca Gratz. ALS to Sarah Gratz, Philadelphia, PA, September 28, 1800. From the original at The Rosenbach Museum & Library, 2008 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103 USA. Please cite as Gratz 01:10.
Citation
for Transcript:
Rebecca Gratz to Sarah (Sally) Gratz, September 28, 1800. RGC0003, Rebecca Gratz Digital Collection, Gratz College. Image from the original at the Rosenbach. https://rebeccagratz.digitalcollections.gratzcollege.edu/item/rgc0003.
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